Calendar of Events

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Shabbat Minyan Service 9:00 am
Shabbat Minyan Service
Jun 2 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am
 
Shabbat Minyan Study 9:45 am
Shabbat Minyan Study
Jun 2 @ 9:45 am – 10:45 am
 
Bat Mitzvah – Tess Buchsbaum 10:30 am
Bat Mitzvah – Tess Buchsbaum
Jun 2 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Bat Mitzvah - Tess Buchsbaum
PARENTS | Robert Buchsbaum & Elyse Klein SIBLING | William & Seth SCHOOL | Near North Montessori School MITZVAH PROJECT | Volunteers at PAWS Chicago, a no-kill animal shelter, caring for homeless cats by socializing them, keeping their spaces clean, sorting donations and greeting potential adopters.
Bat Mitzvah – Madeline Meadows 4:30 pm
Bat Mitzvah – Madeline Meadows
Jun 2 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Bat Mitzvah - Madeline Meadows
PARENTS | Matthew & Norah Meadows SIBLINGS | Daphne & Chloe SCHOOL | Bernard Zell Anshe Emet Day School MITZVAH PROJECT | Madeline organized a bike donation to benefit Working Bikes, Chicago
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Monday Meal 3:30 pm
Monday Meal
Jun 4 @ 3:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Please click here if you would like volunteer. We will do our best to assign you the job you request, but keep in mind that final job assignments are left to the discretion of the Kitchen Coordinator according to the needs of the meal on that particular day. Please contact Toby Sanders if you have any questions or would like ...
Intro to Judaism 6:45 pm
Intro to Judaism
Jun 4 @ 6:45 pm – 8:45 pm
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Monthly Film Night – Left Luggage 7:00 pm
Monthly Film Night – Left Luggage
Jun 4 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Monthly Film Night - Left Luggage
Set in Antwerp, Belgium in the early 70’s, a tale about Chaja, an impetuous, liberal-minded philosophy student, and her complex relationship with her parents who are Holocaust survivors. With the help of a family friend, she secures a job as a nanny for a Hassidic Jewish family, the Kalmans, whose world and lifestyle are alien to her liberated self. Chaja ...
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Talmud Study 8:30 am
Talmud Study
Jun 5 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am
 
Al-Anon Family Group 10:00 am
Al-Anon Family Group
Jun 5 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
 
150th Annual Meeting 6:45 pm
150th Annual Meeting @ Temple Sholom of Chicago
Jun 5 @ 6:45 pm
The Temple Sholom community will come together for a true milestone – the congregation’s 150th Annual Meeting – on the evening of Tuesday, June 5th at 6:45 p.m., at which time congregants will approve the slate of candidates whose names appear below. With this in mind, I am pleased to share with our congregational community the names of an exceptional ...
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CJE Senior Life Resource Specialist 9:00 am
CJE Senior Life Resource Specialist
Jun 6 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
This free service is available through the collaboration of Anshe Emet Synagogue, Anshe Sholom B’nai Israel, Emanuel Congregation, Mishkan Chicago, Temple Sholom and CJE SeniorLife. Medicare Medicaid Marketplace and Other Insurance Prescription Drug Assistance Social Security Aging in Place Resources Real Estate Tax Relief Utility Assistance Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program(SNAP, formerly called food stamps) License Plate Discount and RTA Ride ...
Wednesday Study Group 10:00 am
Wednesday Study Group
Jun 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Temple Sholom’s Wednesday Study Group If you’d like to add more spirituality, learning, and camaraderie to your week, join our Wednesday morning study group. This group, which meets from 10:00 – 11:30 am is led by members of the clergy and alternate instructors during the weeks of Adult education.
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Morning Book Club- JUNE 11:00 am
Morning Book Club- JUNE
Jun 7 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
The Other Einstein by Marie Benedict “The Other Einstein offers us a window into a brilliant, fascinating woman whose light was lost in Einstein’s enormous shadow. It is the story of Einstein’s wife, a brilliant physicist in her own right, whose contribution to the special theory of relativity is hotly debated and may have been inspired by her own profound ...
Game Day with the JCC and CJE 1:00 pm
Game Day with the JCC and CJE
Jun 7 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
A new opportunity for fun and camaraderie! Join friends—new and old—for Game Day Afternoons at Temple Sholom. Bring a friend, too . . . Game Day is open to all. Scrabble sets and decks of cards are available and you may bring a game of your own to play as well.
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Wine and Cheese Reception 5:45 pm
Wine and Cheese Reception
Jun 8 @ 5:45 pm – 6:15 pm
 
Shabbat Service 6:15 pm
Shabbat Service
Jun 8 @ 6:15 pm – 7:30 pm
 
Makom Sushi Shabbat 7:30 pm
Makom Sushi Shabbat
Jun 8 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
$10 in advance | $15 at the door Register at sholomchicago.org/sushishabbat. Registration is required. For more information, please contact: makom@sholomchicago.org
Oneg 7:30 pm
Oneg
Jun 8 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
 
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Shabbat Minyan Service 9:00 am
Shabbat Minyan Service
Jun 9 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am
 
Shabbat Minyan Study 9:45 am
Shabbat Minyan Study
Jun 9 @ 9:45 am – 10:45 am
 
Bar Mitzvah – Michael Gilson, Jr. 10:30 am
Bar Mitzvah – Michael Gilson, Jr.
Jun 9 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Bar Mitzvah - Michael Gilson, Jr.
PARENTS | Jackie Gilson & Mike Gilson SIBLING | Grace SCHOOL | Bell Elementary School MITZVAH PROJECT | Supporting Temple Sholom’s Feed the Hungry Program. Michael has volunteered with this program his entire life!
Bat Mitzvah – Sydney Teya Arrandt 4:30 pm
Bat Mitzvah – Sydney Teya Arrandt
Jun 9 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Bat Mitzvah - Sydney Teya Arrandt
PARENTS | Richard & Linda Arrandt SIBLINGS | Jacob & Zachary SCHOOL | Lincoln School MITZVAH PROJECT | Volunteered with the Monday Meal at Temple and raised money for Tomorrow’s Stars, an organization that raises money for education for children in Ghana.
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Building Closed
Building Closed
Jun 10 all-day
 
Feed the Hungry 9:30 am
Feed the Hungry
Jun 10 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
 
Bar Mitzvah – Daniel Benjamin Lapins 10:30 am
Bar Mitzvah – Daniel Benjamin Lapins
Jun 10 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Bar Mitzvah - Daniel Benjamin Lapins
PARENTS | Jennifer & Rick Lapins SIBLING | Alex SCHOOL | Burley Elementary School MITZVAH PROJECT | Volunteers at Cradles to Crayons, an organization that provides essentials for children through age 12, in homeless or low-income situations.
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Monday Meal 3:30 pm
Monday Meal
Jun 11 @ 3:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Please click here if you would like volunteer. We will do our best to assign you the job you request, but keep in mind that final job assignments are left to the discretion of the Kitchen Coordinator according to the needs of the meal on that particular day. Please contact Toby Sanders if you have any questions or would like ...
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Wednesday Study Group 10:00 am
Wednesday Study Group
Jun 13 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Temple Sholom’s Wednesday Study Group If you’d like to add more spirituality, learning, and camaraderie to your week, join our Wednesday morning study group. This group, which meets from 10:00 – 11:30 am is led by members of the clergy and alternate instructors during the weeks of Adult education.
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Game Day with the JCC and CJE 1:00 pm
Game Day with the JCC and CJE
Jun 14 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
A new opportunity for fun and camaraderie! Join friends—new and old—for Game Day Afternoons at Temple Sholom. Bring a friend, too . . . Game Day is open to all. Scrabble sets and decks of cards are available and you may bring a game of your own to play as well.
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Family-Friendly Shabbat Dinner 5:30 pm
Family-Friendly Shabbat Dinner
Jun 15 @ 5:30 pm – 6:15 pm
All school-aged children are welcome to attend our Family-Friendly Shabbat services. Family Dinner & Shabbat Blessings (5:30pm-6:15pm) Temple-wide Shabbat Service (6:15pm-7:30pm) Activities for kids in the Moadon *(beginning at 6:30pm) Dessert Oneg Shabbat (7:30pm) *complementary babysitting is offered in the Moadon — most appropriate for kids ages 8 and under. NOT A MEMBER? We would love to have you join ...
Wine and Cheese Reception 5:45 pm
Wine and Cheese Reception
Jun 15 @ 5:45 pm – 6:15 pm
 
Shabbat Service featuring 2nd Graders on the Bimah and a Camp Sendoff 6:15 pm
Oneg 7:30 pm
Oneg
Jun 15 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
 
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Shabbat Minyan Service 9:00 am
Shabbat Minyan Service
Jun 16 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am
 
Shabbat Minyan Study 9:45 am
Shabbat Minyan Study
Jun 16 @ 9:45 am – 10:45 am
 
Bat Mitzvah – Ava Rosenow 10:30 am
Bat Mitzvah – Ava Rosenow
Jun 16 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Bat Mitzvah - Ava Rosenow
PARENTS | Amy & Joshua Rosenow SIBLING | Beth SCHOOL | Latin School of Chicago MITZVAH PROJECT | Shares her love of reading by working with Bernie’s Book Bank to supply an entire grade with books – about 1200 books!
Bat Mitzvah – Romy Saias 10:30 am
Bat Mitzvah – Romy Saias
Jun 16 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Bat Mitzvah - Romy Saias
PARENTS | Sandra & Paul Saias SIBLINGS | Samuel & Gabriella SCHOOL | Lycee Francais of Chicago MITZVAH PROJECT | Participates in the Monday Meals program and fundraising for needy children in Haiti.
Bat Mitzvah – Avery Duke Tassone 4:30 pm
Bat Mitzvah – Avery Duke Tassone
Jun 16 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Bat Mitzvah - Avery Duke Tassone
PARENTS | Kevin & Nancy Tassone SIBLINGS | Cooper & Cameron SCHOOL | Burley Elementary School MITZVAH PROJECT | Volunteers for PAWS Chicago because she loves dogs (she has two at home).
Havdalah The Night Away! 7:00 pm
Havdalah The Night Away! @ Lakeview Party Room
Jun 16 @ 7:00 pm
Celebrate summer with IOT at our 4th Annual Havdalah and dinner. Due to the popularity of this event, we have outgrown a congregant’s home and will gather in a spacious Lakeview party room with a dazzling view of the lake and Lincoln Park. Cantor Ben-David will provide the spiritual experience, and congregant Bob Cohn, Professor of Jewish Studies Emeritus, will ...
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IOT Morning Minyan 8:00 am
IOT Morning Minyan
Jun 18 @ 8:00 am – 8:45 am
 
Monday Meal 3:30 pm
Monday Meal
Jun 18 @ 3:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Please click here if you would like volunteer. We will do our best to assign you the job you request, but keep in mind that final job assignments are left to the discretion of the Kitchen Coordinator according to the needs of the meal on that particular day. Please contact Toby Sanders if you have any questions or would like ...
Jewish War Veterans Post 710 Meeting 7:00 pm
Jewish War Veterans Post 710 Meeting
Jun 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
All Temple Sholom members and their guests are welcomed to the monthly meeting to hear about Post 710 plans, and support of our community service programs. New member of all ages are welcome, especially Post 9/11 veterans. We will review the Vet-Tec program that lists military training eligible for college credit and will provide assistance and information to Veterans on ...
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Wednesday Study Group 10:00 am
Wednesday Study Group
Jun 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Temple Sholom’s Wednesday Study Group If you’d like to add more spirituality, learning, and camaraderie to your week, join our Wednesday morning study group. This group, which meets from 10:00 – 11:30 am is led by members of the clergy and alternate instructors during the weeks of Adult education.
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Pride Reception and Am Keshet Community Award Ceremony 5:00 pm
Pride Reception and Am Keshet Community Award Ceremony
Jun 22 @ 5:00 pm – 6:10 pm
Or Chadash is very excited to celebrate with Chicago’s LGBTQ community the positive changes that have occurred in our professional and personal lives as well as honor the individuals or organizations who have generously donated their time, money, and professional clout to leading initiatives that have brought equality to the LGBTQ population. On June 22 at 5:00 P.M. Temple Sholom/Or ...
Wine and Cheese Reception 5:45 pm
Wine and Cheese Reception
Jun 22 @ 5:45 pm – 6:15 pm
 
Shabbat Pride Service 6:15 pm
Shabbat Pride Service
Jun 22 @ 6:15 pm – 8:30 pm
Temple Sholom/Or Chadash clergy and lay leaders are going to the lead the congregation in a Pride Service.
Oneg 7:30 pm
Oneg
Jun 22 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
 
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Shabbat Minyan Service 9:00 am
Shabbat Minyan Service
Jun 23 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am
 
Shabbat Minyan Study 9:45 am
Shabbat Minyan Study
Jun 23 @ 9:45 am – 10:45 am
 
Bar Mitzvah – Max Benjamin Goldman 10:30 am
Bar Mitzvah – Max Benjamin Goldman
Jun 23 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Bar Mitzvah - Max Benjamin Goldman
PARENTS | Brian & Ivona Goldman SCHOOL | GEMS World Academy MITZVAH PROJECT | Volunteering at Monday Meal and PAWS
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Building Closed
Building Closed
Jun 24 all-day
 
Pride Parade 10:00 am
Pride Parade
Jun 24 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Sunday morning, June 24, Temple Sholom/Or Chadash along with our partners from Chicagoland’s Jewish synagogues are going to march in the Pride Parade (10:00-2:00 P.M.). To participate in the Pride Parade, please RSVP by June 21 to Stacy Charnay at stacy@sholomchicago.org or by phone 773-435-1545
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Monday Meal 3:30 pm
Monday Meal
Jun 25 @ 3:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Please click here if you would like volunteer. We will do our best to assign you the job you request, but keep in mind that final job assignments are left to the discretion of the Kitchen Coordinator according to the needs of the meal on that particular day. Please contact Toby Sanders if you have any questions or would like ...
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CJE Senior Life Resource Specialist 9:00 am
CJE Senior Life Resource Specialist
Jun 27 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
This free service is available through the collaboration of Anshe Emet Synagogue, Anshe Sholom B’nai Israel, Emanuel Congregation, Mishkan Chicago, Temple Sholom and CJE SeniorLife. Medicare Medicaid Marketplace and Other Insurance Prescription Drug Assistance Social Security Aging in Place Resources Real Estate Tax Relief Utility Assistance Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program(SNAP, formerly called food stamps) License Plate Discount and RTA Ride ...
Wednesday Study Group 10:00 am
Wednesday Study Group
Jun 27 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Temple Sholom’s Wednesday Study Group If you’d like to add more spirituality, learning, and camaraderie to your week, join our Wednesday morning study group. This group, which meets from 10:00 – 11:30 am is led by members of the clergy and alternate instructors during the weeks of Adult education.
Sisterhood Annual Dinner 6:00 pm
Sisterhood Annual Dinner @ Francesca's Bryn Mawr
Jun 27 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Please join Sisterhood for our Annual Dinner as we dicuss about what we can do about gun control, celebrate our accomplishments, hear about upcoming plans and recognize our current and upcoming leaders. Speaker: Colleen Daley, the Executive Director of the Illinois Council Against Handgun Violence Wednesday June 27   6:00pm Where: Francesca’s Bryn Mawr 1039 W. Bryn Mawr *Street parking and ...
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Shabbat Minyan Service 9:00 am
Shabbat Minyan Service
Jun 30 @ 9:00 am – 9:45 am
 
Shabbat Minyan Study 9:45 am
Shabbat Minyan Study
Jun 30 @ 9:45 am – 10:45 am
 
Bar Mitzvah – Daniel Saltoun Braun 10:30 am
Bar Mitzvah – Daniel Saltoun Braun
Jun 30 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Bar Mitzvah - Daniel Saltoun Braun
PARENTS | Diane Saltoun & Bruce Braun SIBLINGS | Natalie & Thomas SCHOOL | Latin School of Chicago MITZVAH PROJECT | Works with a Rohingya refugee family of five who arrived in Chicago in early February and participates in the Monday Night Meal.